Construction Adjudication and Payments Casebook by Merissa MartinezConstruction Adjudication and Payments Casebook by Merissa Martinez

Construction Adjudication and Payments Casebook

byMerissa Martinez, Dominique Rawley, Kate Williams

Paperback | August 16, 2013

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This book provides a user-friendly and practical guide to compliance and adjudication under the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996. Timed to coincide with both the 10th anniversary of the Act coming into force (1 May 2008), and the culmination of its review by parliament,the work will provide an up-to-date compendium of case law and useful materials which will be valuable to the construction industry, legal practitioners, and students. The book provides a comprehensive and practical coverage both of the adjudication and payment provisions of the act. It is set out in an accessible format dealing in turn with each of the major sections of the Act, and with a separate section of case summaries.The book will cover the large number of cases and developments since 2001, including the outcome of the 2007 Construction Act Review. It will include the authors' commentary alongside extracts from cases which are often including in drafting the Referral, Response or Reply or any challenge toenforcement in the Courts. It will have the relevant excerpts in one place means that consideration for factual relevance and inclusion in submitted documents will be a quick and easy process.This title provides an indispensable review of the statutory framework and the judicial guidance over the last decade and is an excellent resource for construction lawyers and industry professionals.
Merissa Martinez is qualified as a barrister in Australia, and as a Solicitor in England and Wales. She works in the Dispute Resolution and Litigation Department at Trowers and Hamlins in London, which she joined in 2006 from Bechtel Ltd., the world's largest private construction and engineering firm. She specialises in adjudication...
Title:Construction Adjudication and Payments CasebookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:550 pagesPublished:August 16, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199551596

ISBN - 13:9780199551590

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction1. Construction Contracts2. Section 104: What is a 'construction contract'?3. Section 105: What are 'construction operations'?4. Section 106: Residential occupier exemption5. Section 107: Agreement in writing.2. Adjudication under the Construction Act6. Section 108: Right to refer disputes to adjudication7. Jurisdiction of the Adjudicator8. Running the Adjudication: commentary and case materials9. Common Disputes10. Challenging the Adjudicator's Decision: commentary and case materials11. Enforcement of the Adjudicator's Decision: commentary and case materials3. Payment Provisions12. Section 109: Entitlement to Stage Payments13. Section 110: Dates for Payment14. Section 111: Notice of Witholding15. Section 112: Right to suspend performance for non-payment16. Section 113: Prohibition of pay when paid clauses4. Supplementary Provisions17. Section 114:The scheme for construction contracts18. Section 115: Service of notices etc.19. Section 116: Reckoning periods of time20. Section 117: Crown applicationAppendicesCommencement OrdersAdjudication RulesAdjudicator Nominating BodiesTable of case by name of AdjudicatorTable of cases by reference to subject matter